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Astromusk BB

A versatile musk with  great stability and persistence


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Chemical Name 1,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4,6,6,7,8,8-hexamethyl-cyclopenta-2-benzopyran
CAS Registry No 1222-05-5
Structural Formula Structural Formula
Empirical Formula


Molecular Weight 258.4
Assay (GLC) 48-52% main lsomer.
Fluidizer 38% max. Benzyl Benzoate
Specific Gravity (20/20º C) 1.035 - 1.045
Refraction Index (n20/D) 1.540 - 1.548
Flash Point Over 100℃ (closed cup)
Appearance Colourless moderately viscous liquid
Flavor & Odor Powerful, clean, musk, persistent
Packaging 200 kg net, steel coated drums